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the in the. journalism or terrorism the partner of the newspaper reporter who revealed intelligence leaks is accused of espionage and breaching national security. legal action against the british government little by david miranda questioning got to see all the action is now well underway bringing you all the latest twists and turns from here in london. and other news america's huge soon to be opened new spy complex is the target for outrage for the already failing to keep the public away from what was supposed to be a secret facility. they put inside of the middle of an army base so you can protest to the army to protest the n.s.a. action has been seen as the already in a tory is data center in utah which will host super computers able to store piles
of phone e-mail and search engine data that has been hard. and in ruins the sound of attempts to negotiate is from the militants have been destroyed after a u.s. drone killed the leader of the taliban in the country. oh. it's seven pm here in moscow this is archie coming to you live ammunition now way with our top story this saturday british authorities say the partner of glenn greenwald who has been publishing edward snowden's leaks was involved in espionage and terrorism the accusation was made in a scotland yard document which is being used as evidence in a london court hearing archie sarah ferguson is closely following the case. now the
document was put together it was read the charges the legal action that david miranda has launched are against the british government that's according to the documents that were taken from him to be returned and questioning indeed the legality of his detention if you cast your mind back to the end of august he was detained when he arrived from thailand at heathrow airport question for nine hours and had these documents seized from him that sheet that was read in court saying that the intelligence indicated that miranda was likely to be involved in espionage activity and that had the potential to act against security interests but langley was reportedly responding saying that they absolutely explicitly are now equating terrorism and journalism and of course that is going to be causing huge concern this is part of going to break here in the u.k. surrounding press freedom at the moment and causing a huge amount of concern just earlier this week we reported on the prime minister david cameron seeming to issue
a belt threats towards newspapers saying that if they didn't show some restraint in publishing information that action would be taken although he said he didn't want to get heavy handed but of course the detention in the first place of david miranda a journalist carrying that information much of which that's being published already having been shown to have been in the public's interest and they link this information about mass surveillance but consistently we've seen the government try to steer the topic and the debate away from this much surveillance vishy and all see the issue of national security. germany and brazil want the u.n. to do something about excessive electronic surveillance any legal personal data collection angered by revelations over the n.s.a.'s activities they've submitted a draft resolution to the general assembly this comes as u.s. plans to open huge data warehouse to store millions upon millions of e-mails and phone calls it collected more important i am at some americans fighting to stop it
. known for its desert climate. and picturesque mountains utah has long been home to the nation's largest population of mormons today it's also home to america's soon to be biggest spy complex they put it inside of the middle of an army base so you care about be protesting the army to protest the n.s.a. . damn garfield learned his lesson on independence day when police prohibited more than one hundred restore the fourth activists from protesting in front of the n.s.a.'s one point five billion dollar data center. shortly thereafter the group thought of a way to claim a two mile long stake right next to the n.s.a. they keep on trying to kick us out for being here why don't we just adopt a highway we think of and we can clean up in the coming weeks of the peace sign will be placed right here that says restore the fourth you tom and for each day
that employees report to work at the data center they will pass by this side reminded of the public distrust of the n.s.a. and its ever expanding surveillance programs r t four members will be required to clean the highway at least three times a year but many activists like lorraine a potter plan on being outside the data center much more often armed with an anti n.s.a. picket sign they believe that it is their place. to take in harvest all of our information the fourth amendment to the us constitution guarantees the right to be secure from unreasonable search and seizure. r t four was born into a nationwide grassroots movement after whistleblower edward snowden revealed how the n.s.a. spies on its own citizens as well as foreigners world leaders and even the vatican we're never going to be able to reverse this if we don't speak up if we don't say something if we don't get people aware of what's being done so what's
being done inside the utah data center according to reports the surveillance complex will be filled with servers routers and computer intelligence experts working to intercept capture and analyze vast quantities of the world's communication. or other after buildings back there the secrets inside the data center are heavily protected by fences the national guard and countless warning signs that overlooks the whole valley. kind of is almost like a symbolic overwatch of the populace that makes your paranoid. r.t. you. despite public outrage u.s. lawmakers one thing i know say is that a harvesting to continue the senate intelligence committee approved a bill that would cement the collection of domestic telephone records the authors insist it will increase transparency but critics say little will change. senator
feinstein's bill is an effort to codified the n.s.a.'s of both collection of americans telephone records which is in fact on shaky legal footing right now and there's another program that's being legalized in this bill which has not gotten as much attention as as it really should which is the back door searches of international communications and so what has been happening is that the n.s.a. is allowed under the phys ed limits act to go collect huge amounts of communications of people who are suspected to be foreigners overseas without any individual or it because they are foreigners overseas but one of the well the well one group is fighting to restore the privacy of e-mails they call themselves the dark mail alliance and they've created an encrypted spy proof platform phillips imerman the president and co-founder of silent circle told r.t. about his bid to resist surveillance. we're trying to restore the privacy.
that we feel that has been lost by pervasive surveillance email is intercepted by intelligence agencies all around the world and we've discovered through the snowden revelations that. our own government is spying on its own citizens who it's turned all americans into foreigners as if we were. you know intelligence targets we can make everything surveillance proof but what we can do is try to reduce the amount of exposure of e-mail metadata that's the data that says what the man who is from who we are at the time and these days the measured data in the mail header is is really important for being able to surveil a society and see who's talking to who. the n.s.a. revelations have been piling up and many believe morley started to cry so what impact will they have that's what we're asking you on our website well so far sixty
percent say politicians will talk more about privacy but do nothing almost a quarter are predicting a rise in public discontent and more protests a little more than ten percent believe there will be no effect at all as everyone's already used to these leaks and a minority just four percent say they're hoping for steps to secure privacy and curb surveillance dot com and cast your vote. october was iraq's bloodiest month for five years the nation is struggling to curb the levels of sick tarion violence and iraq's prime minister has been forced to asked washington to help him fight terror artie's going to each camp as more. we know that the rocky leadership has made a request for u.s. assistance in the fight against terror we don't know the details of that request the leaders wouldn't elaborate on that the iraqi prime minister called al qaida
a scourge for iraq and the middle east the iraqi prime minister has arrived in washington in the month that turned out to be the deadliest in the last five years for those who are following the news it's becoming such a repetitive phrase the deadliest month in iraq for this many years said we we hear it all the time the fact is that following the u.s. invasion in two thousand and three terrorism has skyrocketed in iraq the six carrion war that broke out as a result of the invasion has created a great environment for terrorists the iraqi prime minister says it's getting worse because he says as a result of the so-called arab revolutions there is a power vacuum in the region which extremist forces take advantage of it specifically spoke about syria and the situation there of course even though iraq's nouri al maliki knows what the was the invasion has led to in his country he can't be too critical of washington because after all in a way it's thanks to the u.s. that he's now in power. let's take a closer look at the numbers the kind there was talking about according to iraq's
interior defense and health ministries the number of deaths in october reached nine hundred and sixty four people ninety percent of which were civilians and the government says this is the highest death toll in a single month since april two thousand and eight back then more than a thousand people were killed however the numbers don't respond with u.n. data which suggests july this year was equally as bad i spoke to half of them going to who's a kurdish iraqi novelist and former prisoner of saddam hussein's regime she says the ongoing bloodshed is forcing people to live in fear. it is affecting daily life from morning until night and every single hour of the day people are feeling unsafe to do anything whoever goes they don't know i mean doesn't know whether they come back safely or not. distrust of the regime and. terrorist attacks mostly targeting innocent people rather than.
other forces. have as i'm gonna of told us there's no agreement within the iraqi government and that's leading to more violence against. the government is quite busy squabbling among the alliance is formed off alliance of some political parties most of them got militias and they are very busy fighting each other so this entire fighting is causing a lot of their. horrendous violence against the civilians. another country struggling with a wave of violence could have lost a chance for peace talks and bomb about plans to start negotiations with the taliban are. after a u.s. drone strike killed a military leader details coming up later in the program. but
this it with these help. invade and occupy another that come through which is the home that we could have taken place without the full consent of the americans and what we've actually seen any. popped up by the americans come up with their own initiative to replace one pick they. didn't play simply another dictator which is a staunch ally. that is to protect its own back to god and go ahead let's not forget that the arab spring is a crisis moment in international politics it is the moment in which you can put the genie back in the bottle because the people on the ground in those countries for example in egypt there is a nationalist swing towards the sea but do we really think that sisi is going to be able to become an old forward cerium without the people rising up again.
welcome back the leader of the pakistani taliban has been killed by a u.s. drone strike prompting anger from islamabad pakistan says the move will sabotage the government's attempts to curb violence via peace talks with the taliban the group has vowed to avenge the death of their leader several times it has been claimed that had chemo has been a. killed only for him to turn up still alive he had expressed a willingness to hold serious talks with the pakistani government and said he was waiting to be approached his apparent death comes as pakistani government sent a delegation to start peace negotiations and activists nor mir says this latest drone strike could survive only tarnish u.s.
pakistani relations this is an absolute defiance of. on behalf of the u.s. government of what in the washer you've had explicitly stated was necessary for talks on to take the matter into its own hands and this just seems to be a slap on the face to say your peace talks really do not mean anything to us and it seems to be the u.s. stating that it wants absolutely nothing to do with the pakistani government's stance on this so we see over aggression in terms of in terms of where we could be heading ukraine's preparing to sign a landmark partner should deal with the european union at the end of november it would guarantee the former soviet republic free trade act but is the country's car industry ready for the change or to select three or investigate. entering the association agreement with the e.u. is being sold to the public as a step forward and while indeed the country's farmers might enjoy better export deals with a projected four hundred million euros annual profit the machinery bosses are not
so happy the country's factories might simply not be able to afford modernizing standards that would cost almost a staggering one hundred thirty billion euros and that would repeat the fate of the industrial giants who have already been caught in that trap hungary's bus factory it was the leader in public bus production throughout nineteen seventies europe producing more than fourteen thousand buses a year in two thousand and seven is shut down having failed to compete on the european market it's now reopened only to export small shipments of buses to latin american countries and repair older models in the one nine hundred seventy s. poland's lightweight delivery buses were exported to over one hundred countries all over the world but in two thousand newsome orders and f. a c. factories both vanished from the face of the earth after being purchased by dell and g.m. respectively lot to be as rough buses were well known in the year in the soviet union those were probably the most widespread public transport vehicles on the country's roads but in the one nine hundred ninety s.
the company failed to meet standards and lost the eastern market as well riga was so keen on your integration that it blocked roughs last ditch attempt to save itself through a merger with a russian gas company in one thousand nine hundred the car factory was officially declared bankrupt there are more examples of such failures in central and eastern europe all united by one issue failure to survive in the european market as things stand it's hard to imagine which industrial enterprises in ukraine would be able to avoid the same fate. now to some disturbing footage at r.t. dot com. oh there's. this pictures allegedly so california prison guards are using pepper spray against a naked screaming mentally ill inmate forcing him to take medication i don't line up for the full video. but gathering intelligence on launching strikes that up to six times the speed of sound a u.s.
company and else plans to create a new supersonic drone more on that project at r.t. dot com. right. first street. and i think you're. on a reporter's twitter. instagram. to be in the. press and media freedom worth nothing. when it comes to the interests of multinationals we have a media that is corrupted by power mostly by corporate power you have corporate ownership from the top of corporate advertising coming in from the side we have a media that is where advertising and money and corporate influence is really the
mother's milk a documentary filmmaker is being sued. for the truth is being told the private investigator. even if. it happens people buy and sell those kind of services all over the world when you've got hundreds of million dollar industry needs to protect its reputation a few million being spent on an on a campaign to do just that is probably good good money wells will spend. so what will be the budget in the big boys going bananas. on november the sixth more than four hundred cities around the globe are hosting mass rallies for seared justice freedom. followed million mask march on r t and r t dot com.
a look now at some news in brief starting with the shooting at los angeles international airport i saw him coming out of that elevator and run by about ten feet away from me was going to move it. he just grabbed the right pull like like he knew how to work it just you don't believe it's really it's like seeing something on t.v. but he said the gunman who opened fire on friday sent a suicide text message to his father prior to the incident so now after twenty three year old paul c.n.c. stormed into a crowded terminal killed a security agent and wounded several other people the shooter was overpowered by the incident set off panic and a stampede parts of the world's sixth busiest airport were evacuated and over seven hundred domestic flights destructed get all the updates on this story on our website our team dot com. right metal yard plains in east london delayed the
beginning of a strike out for more than one hundred firefighters their plans to walk out were put on hold while they attended a site containing hazardous gas cylinders firefighters across the u.k. have decided on industrial action over salaries and changes to their. members of greece's far right golden dawn party have been killed in a shooting they were attacked at close range from a motorcycle outside the group's office in the capital athens the incident comes amid a government crackdown on golden dawn after an anti-fascist rapper was stabbed to death if september. the british banking system is going down the drain while death according to max keiser. it's all in a day's work for this woman she opens up a manhole cover and scoops out this much slower she can delighted by what she finds as you see she was pulling the gutter oil straight out of the sewer and then
processing it and giant vats of toxins and chemicals in order to create the gutter oil there's an analogy here between converting the sewer garbage that slop in to reprocess tidbits available as a combustible or yes on the street with the slump in the financial system so they take credit they take collateral that's better abused it has been sold down and resold hundreds of times they put it on the balance sheet of the bank of england and the bank of england exchanges fresh slop in the form of a guilt which is then the collateral upon which the housing bubble in london is based and if you were to examine the balance sheet of the bank of england you would find a process pork slop and gutter slop and oil and all kinds of dog bar bit on the. you know it's still and whatever it is.
france has issued a rabies alert after a kitten died of the disease which is potentially deadly to humans there is no known treatment to cure the infection if it has taken hold european health officials are working hard to prevent further outbreaks but in the u.k. the government has recently relaxed controls artie's poly boycott explains. nowadays every man and his dog can travel to the u.k. can you imagine the price of every friendly animal you meet. imagine the rabies in britain back when this public information video was made westminster's fear of rabies was so high that any animal coming into the country had to enjoy six months in quarantine first rabies is a killer we must keep rabies out but the rules were relaxed last year when britain was forced to join the european union's pet travel scheme. it's really like the razor says these dogs have come from brazil them bob way vietnam in thailand they
all need to be quarantined upon entry to the u.k. but pets coming in from europe and some other countries are exempt all they need is a pet possible and a microchip. since the scheme started there has been seven hundred fifty one cases of rabies in animals in romania and three hundred ninety five in poland the latest case of the disease was in holland there was no longer the requirement for a blood test on a six month wait which means that a dog can be vaccination be within the u.k. within three weeks which bears no resemblance to the integration period easy's actually those who work with animals say that angry at the government's failure to challenge the e.u. directive and safeguard the u.k. and saudi weak euro and everything europe that seems to say we seem to have to we're not protecting ourselves we seem to decide in the slot sights and sounds we've put ourselves at risk this approach is owners take her in and out of the u.k.
on a regular basis this is what her e.u. pet hospital looks like but campaign to say that less so easy to forge the number of dogs being smuggled into the u.k. illegally has increased by food hundred percent since the rules were relaxed. that dog can be brought into the country going to a mix in the park with other dogs if thought that was a carrier they mix this policy known so other runnable then you've got it out right travel. it cools absolute devastation the department for environment through denver left fast says the risk of a dog with rabies entering the u.k. is still extremely low but animal charities disagree several have already said that that's stocking up on rabies vaccines in order to protect. us equating terrorism and journalism in britain the partner of the reporter who has been publishing edward snowden's intelligence leaks accused of breaching national
security scotland yard documents states david miranda was involved in espionage will be closely following bad developing story happening for you and thirty minutes . a spanish language teacher in texas has been fired for posing nude in playboy before she became a teacher parents have found out about this demand that she be fired because her past was inappropriate and that it was a distraction in the classroom well this was something she did in the past which was legal so this i mean if you pose for playboy you are forbidden to work in the normal world also as a former teenage boy i can tell you that any young attractive teacher will cause a distraction with the boys and wolf you can fire people for being distracting that when they have to for every teacher with a handicap or abnormal appearance on the other hand though teachers are supposed to
be people for children to respect and to look up to and when your spiritual teachers warned of so of the good stuff for money to play boy it is a lot harder respect that sort of person and it sure isn't a good example for my daughter this is actually a very complex issue but i can say is that you should really try to fight the temptation to make a. money with some nude photos it could come back to haunt you but that's just my opinion. so i began and this is breaking the set so it seems senator dianne feinstein had a change of heart this week and she went from being a cheerleader for the n.s.a. to calling for a top to bottom review of the agency in the wake of the spying on allies leak and
just yesterday feinstein put forth a bill that will lead to the reform the spy agency surveillance practices that then i read the fine print the bill basically leaves the bulk metadata collection untouched and codified as the practice is already put in place. well so they need senator nice three sixty on that one looks like the same old diane frankenstein to me happy belated hall that we never won let's go back to set. the the possibly the to give a. very hard to take the target. like that or had sex with the target they're looking. for the killer. to cut cut cut. cut.
cut. cut cut. cut cut. cut. so a lot has changed and the world learned about n.s.a. spying foreign leaders are outraged public protests are growing but there is one thing that hasn't changed at all and has a spine all day every day thankfully activists here in the u.s. are also taking it to the streets at a recent rally called stop watching us i saw a unique performance done by privacy advocates tar and kristen iran so i asked him to come on this show and performance for you. and a breaks the law every day doesn't matter who you are or what you say they monitor your phone calls and e-mails anyway corrupt congo.